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I am considering the idea of adding my 4 kids (ages 17, 20, 21, 21) as authorized users on my credit cards to help build their credit. I have 3 questions. 1) does this help add to their credit file and as long as my credit is good, increase their credit score? 2) I have LOTS of open credit cards with zero balances and most with about a $5,000 limit. Should I add all the kids to all the cards or just a few cards and could you please give me your specific suggestion on how many to add them on? 3) how quickly and by how much will this positively increase their scores?? Thank you so much for your advice and it seems this might be the only way to make it so I don't have to cosign for their college loans!!??!!

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